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Want It Wednesday-Not Books

More Want It Wednesday, only this time it's not books! Sometimes in my blog travels, I come across items that aren't books, but I still love and wish I had. These are various things that I've found while reading blogs that I now want for myself.



Ok, seriously, how cute are these shoes??? I saw them on Meg Cabot's website last week and I have been lusting after them ever since! If only I had a good place to wear them. As cute as they would look at my school visits for summer reading, I'm afraid I'd end up tripping over myself. (Which surely would entertain the teens!) I just had to share with everyone, because they deserve to be shared.



This Twilight thing has gotten so out of control, there's now Twilight perfume! I guess that's what happens when you can't think of anything else to market the movie. Yes, Harry Potter has Chocolate Frogs and Bertie Bott's Every Flavor Beans, but at least those were in the books. The perfume-not so much. But I must admit, as silly as I think it is, it's in a pretty cute bottle. I just hope it smells good, or my library will be full of funky smelling teens!







Thanks to Lauren at Shooting Stars Mag for blogging about this today. I too am offically in love with this coin purse. How cute is this thing?? You can find them in all sorts of colors too, which is so much fun.

Comments

  1. Wow... a Twilight perfume. They're really milking it for all it's worth!

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  2. That might be the cutest coin purse in the history of coin purses!!

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  3. Isn't just adorable? I'm in love with it!! Don't forget to leave your thoughts on the post, if you like, b/c i'm sure Nicole will be browsing to see what others think. :)

    The twilight perfume has THE cutest bottle, i agree.

    Mine's posted now here and here:

    http://www.bridgethegapx.blogspot.com/

    -Lauren

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  4. LisaMay-Yes they are seriously out of ideas for Twilight!

    Abby-I agree, that coin purse is just to cute.

    Lauren-Thanks for putting up that cute coin purse and everything else on that site. You rock, as always!:)
    -Sarah

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  5. Meg's shoes are adorable--gotta love Betsey Johnson--her designs are so cute and fun! And the Twilight perfume...oh my god. They've gone way too far on merchandising. Next they'll be selling TWILIGHT underwear....and toothpaste....and chips and apple-shapes...LOL

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  6. Those shoes are so cute! lol I'm not sure what to think about the Twilight perfume. Weird. I'll have to see what it smells like. :D

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  7. Bookworm-I know, when will the Twilight marketing madness end??

    Brooke Reviews-That's what I think too. It's only worth it if it smells really good!
    -Sarah

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